The median annual salary for a 3rd Line Network Engineer was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies in England during the 3 months to 30 March 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Third Line Network Engineer
UK / England
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 773 846 879
Rank change year-on-year +73 +33  
Permanent jobs requiring a 3rd Line Network Engineer 86 89 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.11% 0.091% 0.064%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% 0.094% 0.066%
Number of salaries quoted 73 72 49
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £39,500 £28,650 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,500 £57,250 £53,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% -  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in England. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
England
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 77326 94599 97418
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England 96.30% 96.46% 96.68%
Number of salaries quoted 64770 80048 80399
Median salary £46,000 £46,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.22%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,995 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.19% +3.75%  

3rd Line Network Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in England that featured 3rd Line Network Engineer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for 3rd Line Network Engineer in England

3rd Line Network Engineer
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing 3rd Line Network Engineer in England.

Salary trend for 3rd Line Network Engineer in England

3rd Line Network Engineer
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing 3rd Line Network Engineer in England over the 3 months to 30 March 2017.

Salary histogram for 3rd Line Network Engineer in England

3rd Line Network Engineer
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing 3rd Line Network Engineer within the England region over the 3 months to 30 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +82 42 £50,000 +17.64% 2
South East +43 24 £40,000 -5.88%
West Midlands - 8 £45,000 - 1
North West -12 5 £40,000 -15.78% 1
Yorkshire +28 4 £45,000 +28.57%
South West +34 2 £35,500 +4.41% 1
East Midlands +5 1 - -
3rd Line Network Engineer
UK

3rd Line Network Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 March 2017, 3rd Line Network Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the England region featuring 3rd Line Network Engineer in the job title.

1 164 (82.41%) Cisco
2 163 (81.91%) Firewall
3 132 (66.33%) Cisco Certification
4 107 (53.77%) CCNP
5 105 (52.76%) Juniper
6 103 (51.76%) WAN
7 100 (50.25%) CCNA
8 89 (44.72%) LAN
9 84 (42.21%) DNS
10 83 (41.71%) TCP/IP
11 71 (35.68%) VPN
12 66 (33.17%) Windows
13 65 (32.66%) MPLS
13 65 (32.66%) Network Security
14 64 (32.16%) Cisco ASA
15 63 (31.66%) Palo Alto
16 62 (31.16%) VMware
17 57 (28.64%) VLAN
18 54 (27.14%) Active Directory
19 53 (26.63%) VoIP
20 46 (23.12%) Windows Server
20 46 (23.12%) OSPF
20 46 (23.12%) VMware Infrastructure
21 44 (22.11%) Hyper-V
21 44 (22.11%) BGP
22 37 (18.59%) Microsoft
23 36 (18.09%) CheckPoint
24 34 (17.09%) Linux
24 34 (17.09%) ITIL
24 34 (17.09%) Load Balancing

3rd Line Network Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 27 (13.57%) MS Exchange
2 12 (6.03%) IIS
3 11 (5.53%) Skype for Business
4 10 (5.03%) Exchange Server 2010
5 6 (3.02%) Exchange Server 2003
5 6 (3.02%) Exchange Server 2013
6 5 (2.51%) SharePoint
7 4 (2.01%) Confluence
8 1 (0.50%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 19 (9.55%) MS Excel
2 12 (6.03%) MS Office
3 4 (2.01%) MS Visio
4 2 (1.01%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 2 (1.01%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 16 (8.04%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (6.03%) Office 365
3 11 (5.53%) Cloud Computing
3 11 (5.53%) Microsoft Azure
4 9 (4.52%) IaaS
5 1 (0.50%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 163 (81.91%) Firewall
2 103 (51.76%) WAN
3 89 (44.72%) LAN
4 84 (42.21%) DNS
5 83 (41.71%) TCP/IP
6 71 (35.68%) VPN
7 65 (32.66%) MPLS
7 65 (32.66%) Network Security
8 64 (32.16%) Cisco ASA
9 57 (28.64%) VLAN
10 53 (26.63%) VoIP
11 46 (23.12%) OSPF
12 44 (22.11%) BGP
13 34 (17.09%) Cisco Nexus
14 31 (15.58%) DHCP
15 25 (12.56%) Skype
16 21 (10.55%) SAN
17 19 (9.55%) ADSL
17 19 (9.55%) Internet
17 19 (9.55%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (11.56%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.50%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (0.50%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (0.50%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 4 (2.01%) JIRA
General
1 15 (7.54%) Retail
2 14 (7.04%) Finance
3 13 (6.53%) Telecoms
4 3 (1.51%) Law
5 2 (1.01%) Electronics
5 2 (1.01%) Manufacturing
5 2 (1.01%) Marketing
6 1 (0.50%) Banking
6 1 (0.50%) Investment Banking
6 1 (0.50%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (4.02%) LAMP
2 4 (2.01%) Web Services
3 2 (1.01%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 31 (15.58%) Data Centre
2 13 (6.53%) Analytical Skills
3 11 (5.53%) Linux Command Line
4 10 (5.03%) Driving Licence
5 7 (3.52%) Enterprise Cloud
6 5 (2.51%) Client/Server
7 4 (2.01%) Clustering
7 4 (2.01%) Fat Client
7 4 (2.01%) Thin Client
8 3 (1.51%) iPad
8 3 (1.51%) Replication
9 2 (1.01%) Enterprise Storage
9 2 (1.01%) Management Information System
10 1 (0.50%) EMC VNX
10 1 (0.50%) iPhone
10 1 (0.50%) Video Conferencing
10 1 (0.50%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 66 (33.17%) Windows
2 46 (23.12%) Windows Server
3 34 (17.09%) Linux
4 26 (13.07%) Windows Server 2012
5 18 (9.05%) Windows Server 2003
5 18 (9.05%) Windows Server 2008
6 9 (4.52%) Windows 7
7 8 (4.02%) Windows 10
8 4 (2.01%) Ubuntu
8 4 (2.01%) Windows 8
9 3 (1.51%) Windows Vista
9 3 (1.51%) Windows XP
10 2 (1.01%) CentOS
10 2 (1.01%) Debian
11 1 (0.50%) Android
11 1 (0.50%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (17.09%) ITIL
1 34 (17.09%) Load Balancing
2 25 (12.56%) Network Design
3 18 (9.05%) Kalman Filter
4 14 (7.04%) Mentoring
5 13 (6.53%) DevOps
6 9 (4.52%) Contingency Planning
7 8 (4.02%) High Availability
7 8 (4.02%) Project Management
7 8 (4.02%) Service Delivery
8 7 (3.52%) Root Cause Analysis
8 7 (3.52%) Use Case
9 4 (2.01%) Change Control
9 4 (2.01%) Cybersecurity
9 4 (2.01%) Migration
9 4 (2.01%) Stakeholder Management
10 3 (1.51%) Incident Management
10 3 (1.51%) Patch Management
10 3 (1.51%) Problem Management
11 2 (1.01%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 17 (8.54%) PowerShell
2 13 (6.53%) SQL
3 6 (3.02%) Shell Script
4 4 (2.01%) PHP
Qualifications
1 132 (66.33%) Cisco Certification
2 107 (53.77%) CCNP
3 100 (50.25%) CCNA
4 25 (12.56%) CCIE
5 17 (8.54%) Microsoft Certification
6 14 (7.04%) MCSE
7 11 (5.53%) Security Cleared
8 10 (5.03%) JNCIP
8 10 (5.03%) JNCIS
9 9 (4.52%) CCSA
10 8 (4.02%) CCNP Voice
10 8 (4.02%) JNCIA
11 7 (3.52%) MCITP
11 7 (3.52%) MCP
12 5 (2.51%) SC Cleared
13 4 (2.01%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 3 (1.51%) JNCIE
15 2 (1.01%) DBS Check
15 2 (1.01%) Degree
15 2 (1.01%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (4.52%) SLA
2 7 (3.52%) QA
3 2 (1.01%) Cyber Essentials
3 2 (1.01%) GDPR
3 2 (1.01%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (1.01%) PCI DSS
3 2 (1.01%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 54 (27.14%) Active Directory
2 46 (23.12%) VMware Infrastructure
3 44 (22.11%) Hyper-V
4 21 (10.55%) vSphere
5 9 (4.52%) VMware Workstation
6 7 (3.52%) Terminal Server
6 7 (3.52%) Virtual Machines
7 6 (3.02%) Terminal Services
8 4 (2.01%) NFS
9 1 (0.50%) Virtual Servers
9 1 (0.50%) VMware Server
9 1 (0.50%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 11 (5.53%) FortiGate
2 10 (5.03%) HAProxy
2 10 (5.03%) Opscode Chef
2 10 (5.03%) Puppet
3 9 (4.52%) WSUS
4 4 (2.01%) SCCM
5 1 (0.50%) Backup Exec
5 1 (0.50%) HP NNM
Vendors
1 164 (82.41%) Cisco
2 105 (52.76%) Juniper
3 63 (31.66%) Palo Alto
4 62 (31.16%) VMware
5 37 (18.59%) Microsoft
6 36 (18.09%) CheckPoint
7 32 (16.08%) F5
8 22 (11.06%) HP
9 21 (10.55%) Citrix
10 20 (10.05%) SonicWALL
11 17 (8.54%) Fortinet
12 15 (7.54%) Avaya
13 14 (7.04%) Dell
13 14 (7.04%) NetApp
13 14 (7.04%) SolarWinds
14 13 (6.53%) Riverbed
15 11 (5.53%) WatchGuard
16 9 (4.52%) Brocade
16 9 (4.52%) CommVault
17 8 (4.02%) Apple
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